Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Think Point

Description of Think Point consequences of its residing on your PC
This antivirus thing make people think that antivirus is a program uploaded thanks to obvious trickery pushing users towards upload of the adware or it is dragged into targeted computer without any conversation with user.   Then, the program starts whenever it wants – and it wants to start, as a rule, prior any other software at the very begging of every Windows session. This might induce system downloading period extension to several minutes and more and even lead to failure system to start. Safe Mode is likely to help, if this is the case. That is a brief description of Think Point but not a reason to believe that this is a description of any antivirus.
Remove Think Point and think about real antivirus protection against counterfeits like this. Click here to get this and other rogue programs detected and destroyed.
 Think Point Technical Details
  • Full name: Think Point, ThinkPoint, Think-Point
  • Version: 2010
  • Type: Rogue anti-spyware
  • Origin: Russian federation
Signs of being infected with Think Point:
Think Point is another rogue antispyware that users are prompted to get by popup entitled Microsoft Security Essentials Alert. This popup is generated from within the system to host the fake antivirus by trojan advertiser. This infection can gently download the adware even if agreement of users is not provided. The download speed is extremely high and it may look as though for users as though wrong button has been clicked.
The trojan above is an independent infection so that its containment and destruction would provide in-advance   Think Point removal.
Once the adware is fully installed, it may keep on showing alerts of striking resemblance to Microsoft popups. Those alerts, if shown, are shown both in sets with nag screens of
Think Point and separately. The adware is often configured to generate only fake Microsoft alerts for some time after its installation.
Click here to start free system examination by true antivirus and get rid of Think Point and other truly detected infections.
Automatic Removal of Think Point from your PC:
Most of the infections that the adware pretends to detect are names of real threats, but the point is that they have not been detected in reality. Follow the link below to detect real threats for real.  Among the detections you can identify Think Point executables and associated components. If you are going to delete Think Point manually, please carefully listen to the precautions in  the section below.
Manual Removal of Think Point:
It is natural that you need to concentrate on the deletion steps below and prevent any incorrect spelling or entries omission.  Do not start and run any software while the removal is in progress. Getting your computer system in Safe Mode would not be excessive safety measure.
Remove Think Point files and dll’s:
%LocAppData%\hotfix.exe
Unregister Think Point registry values:
HKCU\Software\PAV
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “tmp”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce “SelfdelNT”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon “Shell” = “%LocAppData%\hotfix.exe”
~removal-tool.com
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